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Lessons in Realistic Watercolor: A Contemporary Approach to Painting People and Places in the Classical Tradition

Mario Andres Robinson · The Monacelli Press
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

In the tradition of American painters such as Andrew Wyeth, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, and John Singer Sargent, Mario Andres Robinson shows us how to create beautiful, timeless, classical watercolor paintings through the use of simple, yet sophisticated, contemporary techniques every...
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Piano and Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies

Consumer Dummies · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

The go-to reference for aspiring pianists and keyboard players Piano Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies makes it easier and more fun than ever to make music! If you dont know how to read music, this book explains in friendly, uncomplicated language all the basics of music theory, and applies...
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Folksongs of Another America: Field Recordings from the Upper Midwest, 1937–1946

James P Leary · University of Wisconsin Press
Pages: 464
Format: Paperback

Challenging and considerably broadening popular and scholarly definitions of American folk music, Folksongs of Another America recovers the diverse, multilingual traditions of immigrant, Native American, rural, and working-class performers in America's Upper Midwest during the 1930s...
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Acoustic Guitar Songs for Dummies

Greg P Herriges · Hal Leonard
Pages: 251
Format: Paperback

(Guitar Collection) . This songbook will have even beginning guitarists playing 34 of the best acoustic rock songs ever with the help of performance notes and guitar tab arrangements. Songs include: About a Girl * Angie * Blackbird * Crazy Little Thing Called Love * Drive * Dust in the Wind...
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Meet Me In Margaritaville: The Ultimate Collection

Jimmy Buffett · Mailboat Records / MCA Records / UTV Records

Jimmy's waiting with a tall cold one and 38 tracks on 2 CDs, including 12 unreleased tracks featuring six alternate versions (Son of a Son of a Sailor) , four new live recordings and two brand-new songs. Plus, as a side dish, a 32-page booklet penned in part by Jimmy it's a parrothead's...
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A Graveyard Preservation Primer

Lynette Strangstad · AltaMira Press
Pages: 126
Format: Paperback

This slender volume encapsulates more information on graveyard preservation than any other restoration guidebook available. Packed with effective methods of maintenance and repair, A Graveyard Preservation Primer will help you restore and prolong the life of the stones in your care. Numerous...
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My Health Technology for Seniors: Take Charge of Your Health Through Technology

Lonzell Watson · Que
Pages: 479
Format: Print book

My Health Technology for Seniors is the first easy guide to today's revolutionary health technologies. Learn to use your computer, smartphone, and other devices to manage your health and get help when you need it. Whether it's sleep, exercise, diet, heart health, diabetes, or asthma, this...
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Day Breaks

Norah Jones · Blue Note
Format: Audio CD

One of music s most beautiful and critically acclaimed voices returns with a new studio album that finds her returning to her jazz roots. DAY BREAKS proves Norah to be this era s quintessential American artist, the purveyor of an unmistakably unique sound that weaves together the threads...
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Cabinet of Curiosities from the Civil War in Indiana, Important, Moving, and Sometimes Odd Stories of the Human Side of the War

Nancy Niblack Baxter · Hawthorne Publishing
Pages: 141
Format: Mass Market Paperback

The Civil War in Indiana is more than Morgan the Raider and Gettysburg! The war was the story of people. This book tells never-before-told or little known stories of soldiers in the swamps, the Indiana home Legion men drilling and arguing with their neighbors as they prepared for raids...
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Raphael: 1483-1520

Christoph Thoenes · Taschen

Classic grace and human grandeur Influenced by his contemporaries Michelangelo and Leonardo, Raphael Santi (1483-1520) became, in his own right, one of the most important artists of the High Renaissance. Though Raphael painted many important works in his Florence period, including his famous...
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Making Make-Believe: Hands-on Projects for Play and Pretend

MARYANN F KOHL · Chicago Review Press
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Unlock the power of imagination! Using easy-to-follow instructions and materials that can be found around the house, Making Make-Believe offers over 125 projects and activities sure to foster children's creativity. Little ones will learn to see the world in a new way as they transform...
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The Photoshop Elements 15 Book for Digital Photographers

SCOTT KELBY · New Riders
Pages: 365
Format: Paperback

ARE YOU READY FOR AN ELEMENTS BOOK THAT BREAKS ALL THE RULES? This book breaks new ground by doing something for digital photographers that's never been done before-it cuts through the bull and shows you exactly "how to do it." It's not a bunch of theory; it doesn't challenge...
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Fifty Years of 60 Minutes: The Inside Story of Television's Most Influential News Broadcast

JEFF FAGER · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A history of 60 Minutes - the iconic American TV news broadcast - going behind the scenes of the most famous breakthrough stories of its remarkable fifty-year run to reveal the secrets of the program's success.Fifty Years of 60 Minutes tells the inside story of the legendary program, from...
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Play ukulele today! : a complete guide to the basics : the ultimate self-teaching method!

Barrett Tagliarino · Hal Leonard
Pages: 48
Format: Paperback

(Play Today Instructional Series) . This is the ultimate self-teaching method designed to offer quality instruction, terrific songs, and professional-quality audio with 61 full-demo tracks. It can be used by students who want to teach themselves or by teachers for private or group instruction....
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